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DNA Results: Comparing my matches with my mother's

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DNA Results: Comparing my matches with my mother's

Posted: 7 Feb 2013 2:02PM GMT
Classification: Query
I am administering my mother's DNA results in addition to my own. My mother has 100% French ancestry (on paper). There have been several matches showing on both of our lists, where there are no French names in their ancestry.

Now I have a match that is not showing up on her list. Up until now, I would have put that name on my father's side, which is 50% English colonial and 50% Irish. However this match has six names in common with my mother's paper tree and one almost certain match in the 18th century.

I understand the NPE factor. Am I wrong in thinking that 100% of my matches from her DNA should also show up on her list? She would obviously have at least 50% more that don't show up on mine, and that is the case.

Thank you,
Kathy Cronin
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
kcronin199 7 Feb 2013 9:02PM GMT 
Joseph Case 7 Feb 2013 10:03PM GMT 
MJ782 8 Feb 2013 5:36PM GMT 
Joseph Case 8 Feb 2013 6:40PM GMT 
sherburl 8 Feb 2013 6:49PM GMT 
joyecho 8 Feb 2013 9:48PM GMT 
sherburl 8 Feb 2013 10:09PM GMT 
joyecho 8 Feb 2013 10:54PM GMT 
sherburl 9 Feb 2013 12:54AM GMT 
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